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BALKAN SIGHTSEEING TOURS WAYS TO GO

Get off the beaten track with our Balkans vacations, where you’ll get up close to all the natural beauty, history and culture of these enchanting lands. Climb the Carpathian Mountains, sail across Lake Bled, and dip your toes in the Adriatic Sea. Discover the ancient history of Dubrovnik’s Old Town, then learn about the War Tunnel in Sarajevo. From Montenegro’s gorgeous beaches to Belgrade’s buzzing streets, our Balkan tours are unforgettable.
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Balkan Adventure

From $4,875

Visiting

  1. Albania

    Tirana

  2. Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Mostar Sarajevo

  3. Bulgaria

    Sofia

  4. Montenegro

    Budva Kotor

  5. North Macedonia

    Skopje

  6. Romania

    Arbanassi Brasov Bucharest Veliko Tarnovo

  7. Serbia

    Belgrade

Balkan Delight

4.6 357 reviews

From $4,750

Visiting

  1. Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Mostar Sarajevo

  2. Croatia

    Dubrovnik Plitvice Lakes National Park Split Trogir Zagreb

  3. Montenegro

    Kotor

  4. Serbia

    Kotor

Best of Croatia and Slovenia

4.6 114 reviews

From $3,495

Visiting

  1. Croatia

    Dubrovnik Opatija Plitvice Lakes National Park Pula Rovinj Split Trogir Zagreb

  2. Slovenia

    Bled Ljubljana

30 Day Trip

27 Cities in

12 Countries

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European Supreme with Eurostar™

4.4 15 reviews

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Visiting

  1. Albania

    Tirana

  2. Austria

    Innsbruck Vienna

  3. Croatia

    Dubrovnik Plitvice

  4. France

    Calais Paris

  5. Germany

    Boppard Mannheim

  6. Greece

    Athens Delphi Kalambaka Patras

  7. Italy

    Ancona Assisi Florence Mestre Pompeii Rocchetta Nervina Rome Venice

  8. Netherlands

    Amsterdam Volendam

  9. Slovenia

    Ljubljana

  10. Switzerland

    Engelberg

  11. United Kingdom

    Dover

  12. Vatican City

    Vatican City



All you need to know about Balkan Sightseeing Tours

What countries make up Balkan?

If you’re trying to choose your Balkan travel destinations, you’ve got plenty of options. There are several countries within the Balkan Peninsula including Albania, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Bulgaria and Kosovo. Parts of Croatia, Greece, Italy, Turkey, Slovenia, Romania and Serbia also make up the Balkans.

What is the best time to visit the Balkans?

Spread over half a million square kilometres, the climate varies greatly around the Balkans. In general, the spring and autumn shoulder seasons are perfect for mild temperatures, less crowded cities and blooming national parks, while summer brings hot weather and perfect beach days. If you’re taking on the chilly winter, pack your snow gear!

Why are they called the Balkans?

The meaning behind the name ‘Balkans’ is obscure. The word ‘Balkan’ means ‘mountain’ in Turkish and was aptly used to describe this mountainous region throughout history. While the concept of the “Balkans” was created by a German geographer in 1808, the term became more popular in the 19th and 20th centuries as a geopolitical concept.

What is the best Balkan route?

Dreaming of a Balkans road trip? Our top Balkans itinerary takes you to the best places in the region, starting in Romania’s capital Bucharest. Head to Sofia in Bulgaria, cross to Skopje in North Macedonia, then arrive in Tirana in Albania. Travel up to Montenegro, see the sights of Bosnia and Herzegovina, then finish up in Serbia’s Belgrade for the ultimate Balkan adventure.


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